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In an interview with James Evan Crown, Addams discusses the impact that woman suffrage is having on society. Addams later denied having taken part in this interview, specifically her comments on the poor.
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Addams argues for woman suffrage claiming that women need to protect their legal rights.
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Testimony of Addams and Anna Shaw before a Congressional Committee on Rules regarding woman's suffrage.
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A newspaper report of Addams' speech in New York entitled "The Church and the Social Evil."
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Addams discusses women's suffrage and the importance of it in American society at a speech to the Wisconsin Assembly on January 25.
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A newspaper report of Addams's speech to the Milwaukee branch of the Wisconsin Woman Suffrage Association, which  uses humor to render the male arguments against woman suffrage absurd. A version of this speech was later published in the Ladies' Home Journal.
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Addams argues that American women are behind their European peers with regard to individual rights.
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Addams discusses poor women in Chicago and their need for suffrage at a meeting of the College Equal Suffrage Society at Boston University on March 21. The excerpt was published later.
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Addams argues for woman suffrage, demonstrating the limits of influence that women can have on political affairs without the vote.
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Addams argues for women's increased participation in politics and defends her decision to back a political party.
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Addams argues that women's interests coincide with the work the Progressive Party is doing and that they should support it.
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Addams argues for the implementation of a minimum wage for female workers.
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Addams reports on the Progressive Party Convention, discussing how items were added to its platform, particularly labor and military planks, and her dismay about the conventions unjust treatment of African-Americans. This is one of a series of articles she prepared as part of the Progressive Party campaign in 1912.
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In terms of securing their rights, Addams argues that women in America lag behind their European counterparts.
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